Feeling Tired: Macadamia Tea Chocolate Crackers

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Dec. 19, 2013

Feeling tired? Tea contains caffeine and theanine, which heightens our mental alertness and reduces stress. So when I'm tired, I like to make a delicious sweet snack using tea. Luckily my friends from Tearroir can hook me up with the best! Next time your eyes are drooping, make sure to make a batch of these gorgeous crackers!

Ingredients

Saltine cracker 24
Butter 170 Gram , divided (1 1/2 + 1/2 stick)
Brown sugar 1 Cup (16 tbs)
Honey 1/2 Cup (8 tbs)
Vanilla extract 1 Teaspoon
Macadamia nut 2 Cup (32 tbs) (1
Fine sea salt 1 Pinch
Dark chocolate 175 Gram (Whittakers dark Ghana chocolate)
Matcha tea powder 2 Tablespoon

Directions

MAKING

1. In a saucepan, add in the 1 ½ stick of butter, brown sugar and honey. Stir continuously until it starts to boil.

2. Turn the heat to low and add in the macadamia nuts. And stir well, season with sea salt and vanilla.

3. Place the crackers in a baking dish lined with parchment paper. And pour the macadamia sauce. Let it sit.

4. In another pan, add in the dark chocolate, remaining butter and matcha tea. Melt on low heat.

5. Drizzle that over the crackers and let it in refrigerator.

SERVING

6. Take out of the fridge and break serve with tea.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: Easy
Cook Time: 20 Minutes
Ready In: 20 Minutes
Servings: 10

Nutrition Facts

Serving size

Calories 584Calories from Fat 349

 % Daily Value*

Total Fat 40 g61.5%

Saturated Fat 15 g75%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol

Sodium 190 mg7.92%

Total Carbohydrates 56 g18.7%

Dietary Fiber 3 g12%

Sugars 42 g

Protein 5 g10%

Vitamin A % Vitamin C %

Calcium % Iron %

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet